Articles Tagged ‘Ellinair’

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year's total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year’s total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Handling 2.25 million passengers in 2016, Tbilisi Airport is on a roll this year, with traffic expected to reach the three million barrier. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford went to Georgia to discover more about the airport’s past, plus its plans for the future, including being the destination for CONNECT 2018.   

18 airports battle for Arch of Triumph Week 23; 200-FTWA barrier burst through

18 airports battle for Arch of Triumph Week 23; 200-FTWA barrier burst through

This is a landmark edition of the 2017 Arch of Triumph battle, as we pass the 200-FTWA barrier in the 23rd week of the annual competition. With a massive 18 entries this week, including four from Blue Air and three each from Norwegian and Air Arabia Maroc, its no surprise we’ve had a busy week […]

Ellinair selects Cluj-Napoca as its latest destination

Ellinair selects Cluj-Napoca as its latest destination

Ellinair begins a weekly summer seasonal service between Thessaloniki and Cluj-Napoca. 


Ellinair expands Russian network with new route from Kavala

Ellinair expands Russian network with new route from Kavala

Ellinair begins seasonal service between Kavala and St. Petersburg.

Cardiff commands the show to win Part II of the S17 Arch of Triumph Public Vote; another European airport wins as the judges return

Cardiff commands the show to win Part II of the S17 Arch of Triumph Public Vote; another European airport wins as the judges return

Over 800 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the second week of the S17 schedule  ‒ with Cardiff’s firefighters claiming the title. Now that the public votes for summer have ended, find out which airport has been awarded the accolade this week by anna.aero’s four esteemed judges. Can […]

Ellinair selects Cologne Bonn as its latest German destination

Ellinair selects Cologne Bonn as its latest German destination

Ellinair begins a three times weekly link from Thessaloniki – already served by Eurowings.


Ellinair adds Christmas flights for W16/17; will serve 15 destinations in Russia next summer; currently ranked #4 at home base in Thessaloniki

Ellinair adds Christmas flights for W16/17; will serve 15 destinations in Russia next summer; currently ranked #4 at home base in Thessaloniki

Launched in 2014, Ellinair operates a seasonal fleet primarily on domestic routes and to destinations in Russia. We reveal the airline’s rate of growth and leading routes in 2016. Plus a look ahead at what’s coming next for the Greek carrier.

Seventh annual Euro ANNIES – Part II; Kjos he’s worth it again – Norwegian CEO loves his long-haul award

Seventh annual Euro ANNIES – Part II; Kjos he’s worth it again – Norwegian CEO loves his long-haul award

Kjos he’s worth it again. Well you now know one of the four airline winners in Part II of the Euro ANNIES awards, after last week’s airport awards in Part I. Will Germania, Iberia or Turkish Airlines secure back-to-back wins or will the prizes be soon gathering dust in the lobbies of new airlines like […]

Ellinair commences new route trio

Ellinair commences new route trio

Ellinair begins service on three routes of which two connect to St. Petersburg, while the other links to Warsaw Chopin.


Izmir Airport celebrates Route of the Week win while Wizz Air passes 100 million passenger milestone

Izmir Airport celebrates Route of the Week win while Wizz Air passes 100 million passenger milestone

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Brussels Airlines announces its plan to launch services to Belfast City, while Jet2.com celebrates 10 years of services to Tenerife South. Exciting news from Wizz Air, as well as from Newcastle, Munich and Darwin airports.

Ellinair introduces services to Izmir

Ellinair introduces services to Izmir

Ellinair commences a new twice-weekly service from its Thessaloniki hub to the Turkish airport using its RJ85s.

Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport celebrates one million passengers in July, while Birmingham Airport welcomes Emirates’ third daily service from Dubai. More news from Lodz, London Luton, Madrid, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Riga airports.